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<updated>Letter: </updated>Ontario needs a plan for its aging population

Letter: Ontario needs a plan for its aging population

‘Ontario needs a plan to ensure older adults can access safe, high-quality health care when they need it the most’
Letter: City council seems to have a spending problem

Letter: City council seems to have a spending problem

‘Yes, a few years ago these legacy projects may have been good ideas, but the world has changed … dramatically’
Letter: Daughter concerned about father with dementia’s treatment at hospital

Letter: Daughter concerned about father with dementia’s treatment at hospital

‘What would have happened if I hadn't been around to go to the hospital to advocate for my dad? Would this elderly Alzheimers patient have been left to wait for up to 10  hours for an ultrasound? Would he have wandered off and fallen somewhere or gotten lost?’
Letter: Laurentian has a moral obligation not to sell art collection

Letter: Laurentian has a moral obligation not to sell art collection

Mary Gordon, who was among the group who fought to save the art collection 30 years ago, says the university has more than a legal obligation to preserve it
Letter: Local, national artists and supporters issue joint letter on the future of Sudbury Theatre Centre

Letter: Local, national artists and supporters issue joint letter on the future of Sudbury Theatre Centre

The community must be involved in determining the future of the Sudbury Theatre Centre — it can’t happen in the dark 
Letter: The Ward 11 councillor represents Zulich’s interests well

Letter: The Ward 11 councillor represents Zulich’s interests well

‘Maybe it’s not surprising that the councillor and developer are so united in thought. After all, they share a mutual enthusiasm for spending over a hundred million taxpayer dollars as fast as possible without further question’
Letter: Councillors should focus less on their fiefdoms more on the whole city

Letter: Councillors should focus less on their fiefdoms more on the whole city

‘We have a mayor and 12 distinct wards each with councillors who represent them. Regrettably, each councillor usually only fights for what is best for the real estate they were elected in or the committees they sit on’
Letter: We shouldn’t be funding police to deliver social services

Letter: We shouldn’t be funding police to deliver social services

Responding to new funding for Greater Sudbury Police to manage mental health and addictions calls for service, letter-writer says this money should be going to social service groups to help people, not police to lock them up
<updated>Letter: </updated>It isn't just cryptocurrency that is cryptic

Letter: It isn't just cryptocurrency that is cryptic

‘Almost all governments are built on the centralized control of money. If money is decentralized, it’ll change how taxes are collected and how to pay the military and law enforcement structures. What then?’
Letter: It’s put-on-your-pothole-face season again

Letter: It’s put-on-your-pothole-face season again

It's March and the potholes are wide awake and hungry, says Sudbury driver